Colonia elioterapica (sun treatment centre), Legnano, Lombardy: the dining room leading onto the south terrace protected by a sunscreen

RIBApix ref no RIBA24245
Architect/DesignerBanfi, Belgiojoso, Peressutti & Rogers
CountryItaly
CityLegnano
Subject Date1938
Image Date1938
ViewInterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP122/240
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This inter-war building provided sun treatment, dietary supervision, gymnastics and games under medical supervision for eight hundred under privileged and under nourished children of working parents from Milan.

Subject tags

hostels, canteens, spas